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Shame and Grace

Shame and Grace

Too many of us are at war within ourselves. When that is the case, the following questions arise: How can you extend grace to others when you have not received it yourself? Where do you go when you feel flawed? Where do you find healing when you know you are sick? For me, the only place to go was

God Will Forgive But He Won't Remove the Consequences

There Are No Good Cover-Ups

“If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” –1 John 1:9 A great lesson to be learned from scandals is that it’s often not the initial act that destroys you; it’s the cover-up. David and Bathsheba give a perfect example. First the